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My "Best Books of 2022" List by Categories I’ve Made Up


Best Emotional Blindside: Signal Fires by Dani Shapiro


Best Title, Backed Up by Excellent Memoir: I’m Glad My Mom Died by Jennette McCurdy


Best One-Sitting Read: Foster by Claire Keegan


Best Ending of an Amazing Book About Endings: All the Living and the Dead


Best Dressed Protagonist: Less by Andrew Sean Greer


Best Whiplash Between Tragedy and Raucous Comedy: Didn’t Nobody Give a Shit What Happened to Carlotta by James Hannaham


Best Feminist Period Piece that I Loved So Much I Wanted to Marry It: Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus


Best Book About 90s Gaming and So Much More: Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow by Gabrielle Zevin


Best Made-Me-Physically-Ill but Worth it Book: What My Bones Know by Stephanie Foo


Best “How the Fuck is Stuff Like This Still Happening?” Book: How the Word is Passed by Clint Smith

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Erin O'Riordan
Erin O'Riordan
Dec 13, 2022

Great list! Thanks!

Dec 13, 2022
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Glad you enjoyed it, Erin!

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